Andrew F. Kay

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Andrew KayName: Andrew F. Kay

Born: March 22, 1919

Death: August 28, 2014 (Age: 95)

Computer-related contributions

  • In 1953 he invented the digital voltmeter.
  • Founder, CEO, and President of Kay Computers, the company that made the popular 1980 KAYPRO Computer, which in 1983 was the worlds third largest computer manufacturer.

Honors and awards

  • Electronics Design magazine credited Kay, a member of the Computer Hall of Fame, for "leading the electronics industry into the digital revolution."